Change and transition management is critical for managing projects. This online lesson explains the change management process for cross-functional projects and project teams. This includes supply chain projects, healthcare projects, and information technology. Effectively managing the change from projects will help project teams be more successful.
- The final pillar of the direct…project leadership framework, is to transition the people.…In this video, I'll explain what I mean by transition.…And I'll give you the tools to manage…your own transitions successfully.…Change is something that happens to you and around you.…Transition is how you and everyone else respond to it.…That's an important distinction…for a project leader to understand.…Because while it's important to make sure…that a project delivers a working solution,…it is just as important to ensure that…the people who need to use it…are willing and able to make it work.…
Let me illustrate this point with a story…about transition from the team at H+ Sport.…A few years ago, H+ ran a project…to upgrade the software for their customer service team.…Everyone was excited to be moving away…from the old-fashioned green-screen display…to a fancy new Windows based interface.…After months of planning and preparation,…the whole project went off without a hitch.…The IT team ran the update over the weekend,…and the system was ready to go…
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- Describe the responsibilities of a project leader by using the DIRECT framework.
- Explain the role of Root Cause Analysis.
- Identify the common elements of a Project Charter.
- Describe the contents of a SWOT Analysis.
- Explain the difference between a weak project manager and a strong project manager.
- Understand the difference between qualitative metrics and quantitative metrics.List several tools that can be used for managing a project.
- Describe several techniques that can be used when managing the change created by a project.
- Explain the difference between a change and a transition.
- Explain the importance of capturing lessons learned from a project.
Skill Level Intermediate
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